The Integrated Advertising division at Framestore in London is looking for a Tracking Lead to join our team.
Integrated Advertising covers a wide range of projects; from traditional commercials, to theme park rides, VR and TV series projects.
The Tracking Lead TD is responsible for communicating with production and team members related to Tracking tasks, and reconstructing real-world physical camera, object and character movement to seamlessly integrate with live action footage.
Strong working knowledge of 3DEqualizer to produce camera and object tracks.
Strong working knowledge of Maya for body tracking and rotomation tasks.
Strong working knowledge of cinematic cameras, shooting practices and principals.
Practical experience and knowledge of Lens Distortion workflows in Nuke.
Ability to problem solve and work independently to complete tasks.
Able to efficiently meet deadlines.
Ability to lead and motivate a team including training junior artists.
Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively to colleagues at all levels.
Accurately assessing how long layout shots will take to complete by artists at different levels and communicating to Production.
Recognising the training needs of artists in the team. Organising and delivering training sessions and mentoring junior staff.
Assign team members for tasks based on key skills, strengths and weaknesses.
Working with Production as well as other leads and artists to ensure they have the resources they need to meet deadlines and quality standards.
Responsible for quality control of your work, all aspects of work produced by the team.
Collaborate with other discipline artists to successfully deliver the best creative content.
Experience working on-set with live-action crew for VFX productions.
Experience shooting and reconstructing 3D scans from photos, using photogrammetry software (Reality Capture / Photoscan).
Experience with Stereoscopic concepts and/or projects (live action or full CG).
Experience using a Linux desktop, and terminal for productivity.
Python scripting skills.